Transformational new Heritage Proline series launches with advanced shingles Titan XT and StormFighter IR, supported by an enhanced contractor loyalty program featuring a state-of-the-art contractor portal
JOPLIN, MISSOURI – February 8, 2021 – With an exciting advancement in roofing products, TAMKO Building Products is bringing two new highly-anticipated professional shingles to the roofing industry.
In March 2021, TAMKO will launch the new Heritage Proline™ series of Premium Architectural Shingles featuring two new TAMKO laminated asphalt shingles – Titan XT™ and StormFighter IR™ – designed for easier installation and higher performance in withstanding extreme weather conditions. The new Heritage Proline series for the professional roofing contractor harnesses the power of innovation and extreme technology to create shingles with the features roofing professionals need, the protection the market demands, and the beauty homeowners desire.
“In my nearly three decades with TAMKO, I’ve never been more excited than I am today about our professional product line,” said Stephen McNally, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “With these new products and new programs to support the professional roofing contractor, we have even more features, warranty options and performance benefits they need to serve their customers.”
Titan XTTM, the flagship shingle of the new Proline series, features the expanded Rapid Fire Zone™ nailing zone, AnchorLockTM layer reinforced common bond, Advanced FusionTM enhanced sealants and UltraMAX WeatheringTM top coating. And Titan XTTM offers the industry-first WindGUARD™ high wind warranty with coverage up to 160 mph with only four nails installed in the expanded nailing zone, when using TAMKO Starter.*
StormFighter IRTM also boasts the WindGUARD™ high wind warranty, is classified by UL for compliance with UL 2218 Class 4 Impact Resistance, and features the Rapid Fire Zone™ expanded nailing zone, AnchorLockTM layer reinforcement of the entire backside of the shingle, Advanced FusionTM enhanced sealants and UltraMAX WeatheringTM top coating. StormFighter IRTM is available in select western, southwestern and central states, covering many areas of the country facing some of the most demanding weather combinations.
In March 2021, TAMKO will also launch The TAMKO Edge™ contractor loyalty program, enhancing contractors’ digital interactions with TAMKO and providing more benefits and tools to market their businesses. The TAMKO Edge™ program features non-certified and certified contractor tiers, one-of-a-kind enhanced warranties with extended Full Start™ non-prorated warranty periods on the new Heritage Proline™ series and select Heritage® series shingles.
The TAMKO Edge™ enhanced contractor program will also provide a state-of-the-art digital contractor experience through a new contractor portal that puts the control of managing rewards, registering warranties, and utilizing a host of marketing tools and services into the contractor’s hands.
To learn more about TAMKO’s Heritage Proline™ series and The TAMKO Edge™ program, visit TAMKO’s virtual booth February 9-12 at the International Builders’ Show available at https://buildersshow.com or visit www.tamko.com/titanxt.
* Please consult TAMKO’s Limited Warranty and Application Instructions for any requirements or limitations.
TAMKO Building Products LLC is a leading independent manufacturer of residential roofing shingles crafted with American pride for more than 75 years. At TAMKO, the popular Heritage® shingle series and Heritage® Proline shingle series feature the best roofing colors on the market that are backed by a brand name recognized for its rich history, core values of honesty and integrity, quality products and processes, authority with building professionals and support for its community. For more information about TAMKO, visit our website at www.TAMKO.com.